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Wednesday, April 18, 2012

White Wednesday at The White Event

This past Saturday, my Picker Sister Susan (Evelyn and Rose) and I spent an amazing day at the 2nd annual "At Home With White Event" at The Wrentham Country Store. 
~*~Karen, Me, Sandi and Susan~*~

It was there, last year, that we first met the kindred spirits we found in blogland: Sandi (A Cottage Muse) and 

~*~Me, Sandi and Susan~*~

Sandi is not only a vendor there but was recently named The Wrentham Country Store's Creative Director! Congratulations Sandi! You did an amazing job at pulling together an event that is worthy of a spread in Romantic Homes and Romantic Prarie Style!

~*~Karen and I~*~

Karen is also one of the vendors and her booth was a dreamy display of  French Flair, Shabby Chic and Romantic Prairie Style. 
Alas....no pictures to show you of all that White Loveliness as I dropped my camera five minutes after we arrived! 

So....I will share the tresors that I brought home with me instead....

I love these chippy architectural pieces....

....and this petite lace and pearl crown is so sweet...

...this old mirror frame has such lovely details...

....and how could I leave THIS behind? (sorry Karen)

I'm loving silver-plated trays these days....and this one is "footed."

And, last but not least, was this gorgeous vintage vanity tray! It has the most dreamy patina and will look just lovely on my vanity.

All in all, it was a Wonderful White Event and I for one am counting down the days until NEXT YEAR! 
If you'd like to see more pictures about this delightful event, check out Susan, Sandi and Karen's blogs!

I'm joining Kathleen at Faded Charm Cottage on this White Wednesday!


  1. Wonderful finds! The more chippy the better~Angie

  2. Beautifull pictures and wonderfull finds,
    love from Belgium,

  3. Great white treasures! Looks like a fun event and it's always great to get together with fellow bloggers:-)

    Have a great week.


  4. The pics you have turned out nice. I like thr shirt you are wearing. I bet you just loved your fun finds and had fun placing them in your home. Its so much fun to share events like this with friends that like similar things. Your poor camera. I will ck out Susan Sandi and Karens blogs. Have a beautiful and creative day...Chickie

  5. Looks like you guys had a great time. Love your finds.

  6. Wow! Such lovely tresors, Michelle, and such lovely ladies!! I know you had a fabulous time. So sorry about your camera, though.

    Love that you were all color coordinated, too! After this next daughter's wedding in May, I am going to be spending time with some fairly local bloggy friends, too!!

    Adore that chippy mirror frame!!

    Hugs and blessings,

  7. Hi Michelle.
    I saw Susans post the other day and thought how wonderful you guys have events like this.
    So beautiful and makes me want to go shopping. :)

  8. Even I didn't spy some of the treasures you found! Thank you again for coming down...you two made my day!

  9. Oh you found some LOVELY things! But of course you did! Sorry about the camera! Such a lovely event.

  10. Beautiful finds and such a lovely shop! Thanks for sharing the gorgeousness....

  11. I just love all of your finds!!
    Love from Holland,

  12. You had a wonderful tour all I can tell- and what beauties you brought home dear Michelle. The cross is so wonderful, and the frame, and and pearl crown-Oh so gorgeous , love all your finds.
    Hugs and love,Dorthe

  13. LOVELY PICS:) I really like your blog and want to follow..du you have twitter or facebook??

    If you want some swedish decor inspiration, you can check out my blog:)
    Have a great week.

    LOVE Maria at inredningsvis.se

  14. How lucky for you to attend.Looks like a fab show.Great photos.

  15. Beautiful day, beautiful friends, and beautiful finds!
    I love how you plugged for the romantic magazines, too. That amazing event should definitely be front page news!
    I had such fun with you, picka sista!

  16. Hi Michelle
    You certainly had a wonderful day together and bought home a few treasures.
    Like you I am loving those silver plated trays and that one is just beautiful!
    Have a lovely day!

  17. great finds Michelle, its always fun to pick with good friends!! Happy Wednesday!!


  18. You girls are so beautiful! It is awesome that you could go to the event Michelle. I bet it was a blast to get together with these girls!!!
    You brought home so many wonderful things for your lovely home. I am crushin' on that chippy scrolly thing. I think I'll hop over to Sandi's to see more.
    I hope your Spring has been full of sunshine.
    sending hugs...

  19. Well that event sure made it easy for all of you to participate in White Wednesday! Lots of lovely treasures. And so nice to see Sandi there with you. Have a great rest of the week. Tammy

  20. That show sounded so fun Michelle!! Sure wish I lived closer, but alas I don't so I will just enjoy it through your eyes and others that went.
    So sorry about your camera!! What a bummer!
    Your goodies are wonderful...great eye!!

  21. Bonjour! mon amis,

    What fun! You girls all look soooo happy & the weather looks amazing! Looks like Summer already :o)Soooo lucky!

    Your pickin finds are nice "tresors". All those goodies in the photos....omg! I like them all! Great choices!

    Have a sunny day!

    Blessings & Hugs,

  22. Oh Wow Michelle,
    So in LOVE with that vintage white crucifix. I haven't seen many white ones, that one is quite amazing! It looks like you had a blissful day shopping and enjoying your friends. Take care mon ami!

  23. How could you leave any of it behind!?!?!??! Love everything!! xoxo

  24. Looks like a wonderful show! Such beautiful things. I do hope your camera didn't suffer to much damage?
    I'm going to the Farm Chix show in Washington with my two BFF in June. I can hardly wait! We may need to rent a trailer to get everything home. LOL
    hugs Lynn

  25. Michelle,
    Were you able to get your camera fixed or did you buy a new one? So sorry that happened to you, but you handled it with such grace. I probably would have wanted to throw a tantrum. :)
    Blessings & hugs,


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